**Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are no longer required at this incident.**

 

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Palm Cove – bushfire as at 2.50pm Tues 3 Nov

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are attending a bushfire burning near Freshwater Avenue and Colonel Cummings Drive, Palm Cove. This bushfire is currently posing no threat to property. Crews are working to contain the blaze. There is a lot of smoke in the area so nearby residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep medications close by. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If you are concerned your property is under threat, call Triple Zero (000) immediately.

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Palm Cove – bushfire as at 12.20pm Tues 3 Nov

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) crews are attending a bushfire burning near Freshwater Avenue and Colonel Cummings Drive, Palm Cove. This bushfire is posing no threat to property at this time. Crews are working to contain the blaze and conducting backburning operations. Nearby residents may be affected by smoke. Residents are asked to close windows and doors and if suffering from a respiratory condition, keep medications close by. Motorists should drive with caution and to conditions. If residents are concerned their property is under threat, they are advised to call Triple Zero (000) immediately.